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ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas / (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jay Bilas on Gene Smith Compensation For Wrestler’s Title: “It’s Exploitation at the Highest Order”

Jay Bilas talks about whether Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith should be compensated for a collegiate wrestler winning a national championship, the changes in college basketball this year and the NCAA Tournament…

92.3 The Fan–03/25/2014

Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith / (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Buckeyes AD Gene Smith Named VP, Extended To 2020

Ohio State has given athletic director Gene Smith the additional title of vice president and has extended his contract through June 2020.

92.3 The Fan–01/28/2014

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller / (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

OSU: QB Miller Did Not Profit From Signed Items

After an investigation, Ohio State has determined star quarterback Braxton Miller did not profit from the sale of items he signed at a Big Ten preseason kickoff luncheon.

92.3 The Fan–08/07/2013

Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith / (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Gene Smith Says Four-Year Players “Well North of $1 Million Investment”

Gene Smith talks about the upcoming Ohio State football season, the NCAA’s decision not to renew its contract with EA Sports, striving for scholarship equality and the discussion of paying players and more…

92.3 The Fan–07/17/2013

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Ticket Prices May Rise For Ohio State Football

Ohio State’s Athletic Council will recommend on Friday to the board of trustees that football ticket prices should be raised from $70 to $79 starting this fall. Also, two home games a year may be designated as premium games, with higher ticket prices.

92.3 The Fan–01/23/2013

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Busy Black Monday Around The NFL

More head coaches have been fired Monday than the last 3 years combined. So far 7 coaches and 5 GMs have been told by teams that their services are no longer needed.

92.3 The Fan–12/31/2012

Athletics Director Gene Smith of The Ohio State University introduces Urban Meyer as the 24th head coach in Ohio State football history at a press conference on November 28, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio. / (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Many Unhappy OSU Can Go 12-0 But Still Stay Home

Due to NCAA sanctions, Ohio State is banned from playing for the Big Ten championship next week and going to a bowl, and isn’t a factor in the national title picture.

92.3 The Fan–11/20/2012

Texas v Ohio State

Buckeyes, Longhorns To Meet In 2022, 2023

Ohio State and Texas have agreed to a home-and-home football series that will have the two teams playing in Austin, Texas, in 2022 and in Columbus in 2023.

92.3 The Fan–10/10/2012

Head coach Urban Meyer of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts on the sideline while playing the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium on September 29, 2012 in East Lansing, Michigan. Ohio State won the game 17-16. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Buckeyes, Spartans In Pair Of Spats

Urban Meyer has quickly returned No. 12 Ohio State to prominence in the Big Ten, but he has rubbed some of his fellow coaches the wrong way.

92.3 The Fan–10/02/2012

Ohio State defensive coordinator Luke Fickell / (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Fickell Finds Comfort Zone With New-Look Buckeyes

Now that more than a year has passed since Luke Fickell was dropped into an almost unwinnable season of controversy, frustration and transition at Ohio State, he’s able to see it as a life lesson.

92.3 The Fan–09/20/2012